Westfield House Childcare - Saltaire, Shipley

Ofsted

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In April 2019, Westfield House was inspected by Ofsted and found to be outstanding. If you would like to read the full report please click on the link above to download the file. You can read a selection of quotes below.

All children thrive in the stimulating and inclusive environment. Children show high levels of pride in their work and respond very positively to praise from staff.

Staff find out about children's personalities, interests and ways in which they engage with other children. They know children incredibly well and are extremely nurturing in their care. Children settle exceptionally quickly and form very close relationships with all staff.

Children explore in the rich and stimulating environment inside and in the superbly resourced gardens outside. They develop independence remarkably well and are given excellent opportunities to do things for themselves. All children make outstanding progress from their individual starting points, including those who receive additional funding.

Management and staff develop outstanding partnerships with parents. They go above and beyond expectations to ensure parents are fully involved in the work of the nursery. Parents are extremely positive and say that staff are exceptional and their children make great progress and have lots of fun.

It is evident that the whole staff team is very committed to making sure children achieve at the highest level. Highly developed ways of planning are in place, taking account of each child's individual needs and specific interests. The excellent recording of the quality of teaching and children's progress ensure that all achievements are outstanding.

All children thrive and make consistently outstanding progress in their learning and development, as the nursery provides an exceptionally stimulating well- thought out educational programme.